Man charged with kidnap and sex assault

A MAN has been charged with kidnap and sexual assault after the alleged abduction of a young girl in an Essex village.

Annie Davidson

A MAN has been charged with kidnap and sexual assault after the alleged abduction of a young girl in St Osyth.

Police said Terrence Wilson, 52, of St Osyth would appear at Colchester Magistrates' Court tomorrow to face the allegations which were allegedly committed against a girl under the age of 13.

He will kept in custody overnight after being charged this afternoon.


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The alleged incident happened at about 9.50am yesterday when the child was walking in Rochford Road, St Osyth.

Wilson was arrested in Clacton town centre at shortly after 2pm and questioned by detectives yesterday and this morning.

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The woman was helped by a young girl who picked the glasses up, and police want to talk to her as a possible witness.

Anyone with information should contact detectives at Clacton CID on 0300 333 4444.

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